Training in Chicago, Ilinois

BEST’s “home” training center is located in Rolling Meadows, IL, right outside of Chicago. The center is a Master IPC Training facility offering certifications for both Certified IPC Specialists' (CIS) and Certified IPC Trainers' (CIT). In addition to IPC certifications, BEST offers custom solder training course. To view all of the courses that BEST has to offer, CLICK HERE.

The BEST headquarters near Chicago features a professionally outfitted state-of-the-art training center featuring the latest in soldering equipment. Additionally, each workstation fearures LCD screens that display what the instructor is showing under the microscope.

Where is the Training Center?

Located in the northwest suburb of Rolling Meadows, BESTs’ solder training and certification center is centrally located. The center is a 20 minute ride from the one of the busiest airports in the world, Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. The center is also about 40 minutes away from downtown Chicago, IL.

What to Do in the Area?

Chicago is a world class destination. It is large in this sense, yet approachable and very diverse in its' neighborhoods.

The great city of Chicago offers something for everyone – from world-class shopping, fine art galleries, architecture, museums and theatre, to unique neighborhoods rich in distinctive cultural heritage. All along the lakefront, Chicago is bustling with things for you to do. The Chicagoland suburbs offer many attractions as well such as riverboat casinos, amusement parks, and sports/entertainment venues.

So what would you like to do while visiting Chicago? We recommend spending a day at Navy Pier or taking a lakefront boat tour. Also, no visit to Chicago is complete without a Chicago River Architecture Cruise or Lake Michigan Skyline Tours. you could try shopping on the Magnificent Mile too. Visit the city’s museum campuses which include the Adler Planetarium, the Field Museum, or the Art Institute of Chicago for an experience that is both fun and educational. Don’t forget that Chicago is known for its terrific dining experiences. At some point during your trip, you’ll want to try a Chicago hotdog, beef sandwich, or deep-dish pizza!

Hotels & Transportation

O‘Hare International Airport is approximately 20 minutes from BEST and Midway Airport is approximately 50 minutes away.

BEST has negotiated a corporate rate with some nearby hotels.
Ask for the Special BEST Inc corporate rate when you call.


Holiday Inn & Holiday Inn Express            Quality Inn                                Hyatt Regency Schaumburg
3405 Algonquin Road                               600 N. Martingale Road            1800 E. Goldf Road
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008                       Schaumburg, IL 60173             Schaumburg, IL 60173
847-506-4102                                             847-517-7737                            847-605-1234
Holiday Inn Express                                Country Inn & Suites
1550 E. Dundee Road                             1401 N. Roselle Road
Palatine, IL 60074                                    Schaumburg, IL 60195
847-934-4900                                          847-839-1010
To book a space in a class or to ask questions about customized training, please contact BEST at 847-797-9250 or